Wing Haven

Wing Haven is two public gardens -- Wing Haven Garden & Bird Sanctuary at 248 Ridgewood Avenue and the Elizabeth Lawrence House & Garden at 348 Ridgewood Avenue. The gardens  provide an urban recreational and educational resource in the heart of one of the South's largest metropolitan cities. Wing Haven provides a natural oasis for reflection and study, and programs and events annually for both children and adults. We also provide outreach to at-risk preschool children through our PEEPs (Preschool Environmental Education Program) initiative. Garden Open Hours Wednesday through Saturday from 10 am  to 5 pm. Admission $10, children 10 and  under free.

Mission Statement: Cultivating sanctuary in nature, environmental stewardship and the legacy of Southern horticulture.


BOGO Buy one (1) garden admission, get one (1) garden admission free with current Connect with Culture card. Good on regular garden open days.

Hours & Admission
Garden Hours: Wednesday through Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. Venue and garden space rental or guided tours during these or other times may be scheduled through the office 704.331.0664. Check for additional information and for any seasonal changes to garden open hours before your visit.

Brisket & Brews

November 7

Senior Bird Walk

November 12

Story Time & More

November 19

Senior Bird Walk

December 3

Story Time & More

December 17

Senior Bird Walk

January 7, 2020

Story Time & More

January 21, 2020

Great Backyard Birdcount

February 14 - February 17, 2020

Story Time & More

February 18, 2020

Senior Bird Walk

March 3, 2020

Story Time & More

March 17, 2020

Naturalist Egg Hunt

March 28, 2020

Spring Plant Sale

April 1 - April 4, 2020

Senior Bird Walk

April 7, 2020

Story Time & More

April 21, 2020

Gardeners' Garden Tour

May 2 - May 3, 2020

Senior Bird Walk

May 5, 2020

Story Time & More

May 19, 2020

Senior Bird Walk

June 2, 2020

Story Time & More

June 16, 2020

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Wing Haven

260 Ridgewood Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28209
704-331-0664 phone

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